WILSONVILLE, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/10 -- Continuing its tradition of promoting and recognizing printed circuit board (PCB) design excellence, Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced the winners of its 22nd annual PCB Technology Leadership Awards (TLA). Started in 1988, this program is the longest running competition of its kind in the electronic design automation (EDA) industry. It recognizes engineers and computer aided design (CAD) designers who use innovative methods and design tools to address today's complex ... read more
BOTHELL, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/10 -- AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2010.
For the third quarter of 2010, AVI reported an operating loss of $3.8 million, compared with an operating loss of $2.9 million in the third quarter of 2009. The increase in the operating loss is the result of a $1.6 million increase in research and development expenses and ... read more
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/10 -- When it comes to dangerous Web threats, the only constant is change and gone are the days of predictable attack vectors. Instead, modern blended threats such as Aurora, Stuxnet, and Zeus infiltrate organizations through a variety of coordinated tactics, usually a combination of two or more. Phishing, compromised websites, and social networking are carefully coordinated to steal confidential data, because in the world of cybercrime, content equals cash. And, as ... read more
Information Technology is entering a new era, where managed services and cloud computing, driven by Software and Infrastructure as a Service (SaaS and IaaS, respectively) will form the dominant IT service delivery mechanisms. Alliant Technologies has positioned itself to deliver services that meet this new consumption model. The company is pleased to announce an organizational restructuring that will position it to effectively leverage the investments made in anticipation of this shift. Through our investments in resources, technologies ... read more
The American Health Society and The United States Marine Corps League
have selected David Knapp as the Palm Beach County Veteran of the Year.
He will be honored at the Palm Beach County Veterans Day luncheon on
Thursday, November 11.
... read more
Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE) today announced the closing of its public offering of 7,762,500 shares of Class A common stock at $17.00 per share. The net proceeds to the company from the offering were approximately $124.3 million, after deducting the underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses. Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated and Barclays Capital Inc. acted as representatives of the underwriters and, together with Citi, acted as joint bookrunning managers for the offering. Gleacher & Company ... read more
News Corporation today announced that Joel Klein will join the Company
as Executive Vice President, Office of the Chairman. He will report to
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rupert Murdoch and will join News
Corporation’s Board of Directors.
After ... read more
LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/10 -- mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) mPhase said today that it has successfully assembled its first functional multi-cell Smart NanoBattery (illustration included).
This was achieved by bonding an electrolyte reservoir to mPhase's patented, porous, silicon based smart surface. The combined multi-cell reservoir and honeycomb porous smart surface assembly is then bonded to a glass and silicon electrode assembly and populated with the electrode stacks consisting of lithium and carbon monofluoride materials (Li/CFx). ... read more
AMARILLO, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/10 -- Amarillo Biosciences, Inc. (ABI) (OTCBB: AMAR) today issued the following Progress Report:
Hepatitis C: CytoPharm, Inc., ABI's strategic partner in Taiwan is funding a Phase 2 clinical trial of 165 patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection. As of the end of October 2010, 124 patients have already been enrolled with full enrollment expected by early 2011. The aim of the trial is to reduce the virologic relapse rate for those patients ... read more
The National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition (HMHB) today announced a major expansion of its groundbreaking text4baby program, a free mobile information service offering practical information for improved maternal and infant health. The expansion of the platform and community reach, made possible by a multi-million dollar multi-year commitment from Johnson & Johnson, will help many more new and underserved mothers get access to information that they need to take care of their health and give their babies the best ... read more
Microfluidics International Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: MFLU) announced today the Company will release third quarter 2010 financial results on Tuesday, November 16, 2010, at 8:30am ET.
Michael C. Ferrara, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Peter F. Byczko, Vice President of Finance and Chief Accounting Officer, will host a conference call and live audio webcast.
Participants are invited to attend the call by visiting www.microfluidicscorp.com/investors and clicking on the webcast link, or by dialing 800.591.6945 (within the United States) or +1 617.614.4911 ... read more
BNK Invest, Inc. announced the launch of the subscription-based ETF Channel Flexible Growth Investment Portfolio. The company has partnered with David Moenning to launch this subscription model portfolio product for individual investors and financial advisors. Mr. Moenning is a full-time professional money manager with 25 years of investment experience and the President and Chief Investment Strategist for his Chicago-based SEC Registered Investment Advisory firm.
This model investment portfolio will consist entirely of low-cost, tax efficient ETFs with half of ... read more
Technology Media, the world’s largest and most engaging tech media
entity*, comprised of more than 200 influential tech content sites and
blogs, announced that it has ranked number 32 on San
Francisco Business Times’ 2010 “Fast 100,” an annual ranking of the San
... read more
Frontier Communications Corporation (NYSE:FTR) announced today that its
Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend
payment of $0.1875 per share of common stock, payable on December 31,
2010 to holders of record of common stock at the close of business on
December 9, ... read more
The 2nd Annual TASTY AWARDS, the premier awards show celebrating the year's best in Food, Fashion, and Home Lifestyle programs on Television, in Film, and Online, is pleased to announce the nominees for the upcoming awards show in Hollywood.
Jamie Oliver, Tyler Florence, Average Betty, Anthony Bourdain, Top Chef, Project Runway, Style.com and Guy Fieri lead the awards finalists with several nominations each. Hosted by food and travel television star Zane Lamprey of Travel Channel and HD Net fame, the two-hour ... read more
diaDexus, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DDXS), a diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of patent-protected in vitro diagnostic products addressing unmet needs in cardiovascular disease, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed two new independent directors, bringing the total number of directors to seven. Joining the Board are Karen Drexler, who will chair the Compensation Committee, and Andrew Galligan, who will chair the Audit Committee.
Separately, diaDexus said it will host a webcast on Tuesday, ... read more
Technology Solutions, the IT solutions distribution leader and an
operating group of Avnet,
today announced two executive appointments in the Americas. Chris Swahn
has been named general manager and vice president of Avnet Technology
... read more
TechTeam Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: TEAM), a worldwide provider of information technology outsourcing and business process outsourcing services, today reported a net loss of $8.4 million, or $(0.78) per diluted share and a net loss from continuing operations of $9.2 million, or $(0.86) per diluted share, for the three months ended September 30, 2010. For the three months ended September 30, 2009, net income was $0.9 million, or $0.08 per diluted share and net income from continuing operations was $1.1 ... read more
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Nasdaq: TEVA) will host a live
audio webcast at the Credit Suisse 2010 Healthcare Conference with
William Marth, President & CEO, Teva Pharmaceuticals - Americas,
presenting on Thursday, November 11, 2010.
... read more
Banks.com, Inc. (Amex: BNX), leading operator of financial services focused media properties and search related websites, announced today that it will conduct a conference call to discuss third quarter 2010 financial results as follows:
What: Banks.com Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results Conference Call
When: 2 p.m. PT/ 5 p.m. ET, Monday, November 15, 2010
Where: Please dial 1-877-941-2321 (domestic) or 1-480-629-9714 (International) five to ten minutes before the call. Investors will also have the opportunity to listen to ... read more